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Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespears Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespears Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original

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3117B
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Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
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161
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$50,430$41,000

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original Copies. London: for H. Herringman, E. Brewster, and R. Bentley, More ...

Stedman, John Gabriel (1744-1797) Narrative of a Five Years Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam.

Stedman, John Gabriel (1744-1797) Narrative of a Five Years Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam.

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3117B
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Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
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166
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$2,460$2,000

Stedman, John Gabriel (1744-1797) Narrative of a Five Years Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam. London: for J. Johnson, 1796. First edition, two large quarto volumes, engraved More ...

Tempest, Sir Richard (1619-1662) An Entertainment of Solitarinesse.

Tempest, Sir Richard (1619-1662) An Entertainment of Solitarinesse.

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3117B
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Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
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169
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$1,845$1,500

Tempest, Sir Richard (1619-1662) An Entertainment of Solitarinesse. [London?: no printer], 1649. First and only edition, engraved frontispiece opposite title, the dedication signed (in type, not a More ...

The Book of Common Prayer  , in a Royal Binding.

The Book of Common Prayer , in a Royal Binding.

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3117B
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Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
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170
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$3,075$2,500

The Book of Common Prayer, in a Royal Binding. London: Printed by John Baskett, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1735. Large folio, a variant of the only 1735 folio edition described in More ...

The Excellency of the Pen and Pencil, Exemplifying the Uses of Them.

The Excellency of the Pen and Pencil, Exemplifying the Uses of Them.

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3117B
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Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
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171
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$3,075$2,500

The Excellency of the Pen and Pencil, Exemplifying the Uses of Them. London: Printed for Dorman Newman, at the Kings-Arms in the Poultrey, 1688. Second edition, octavo, illustrated with engraved More ...

Vitruvius (80-70 BC-15 BC) An Abridgment of the Architecture of Vitruvius.

Vitruvius (80-70 BC-15 BC) An Abridgment of the Architecture of Vitruvius.

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184
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Vitruvius (80-70 BC-15 BC) An Abridgment of the Architecture of Vitruvius. London: Printed for Abel Swall and T. Child, at the Unicorn in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1692. First edition, octavo, More ...

Willfsford, Thomas (b. circa 1612) Nature's Secrets. Or, the Admirable and Wonderfull History of the Generation of Meteors.

Willfsford, Thomas (b. circa 1612) Nature's Secrets. Or, the Admirable and Wonderfull History of the Generation of Meteors.

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194
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$2,583$2,100

Willfsford, Thomas (b. circa 1612) Nature's Secrets. Or, the Admirable and Wonderfull History of the Generation of Meteors. London: Printed for Nath. Brook at the Angel in Cornhill, 1658. First More ...

Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) Of the Advancement and Proficiencie of Learning.

Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) Of the Advancement and Proficiencie of Learning.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1087
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$338$275

Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) Of the Advancement and Proficiencie of Learning. London: for Thomas Williams, 1674. Second edition, small folio, lacking the portrait frontispiece and final ?blank, More ...

Beverley, Robert (1673-1722) The History of Virginia, in Four Parts.

Beverley, Robert (1673-1722) The History of Virginia, in Four Parts.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1096
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$861$700

Beverley, Robert (1673-1722) The History of Virginia, in Four Parts. London: Fayram, Clarke, & Bicker, 1722. Second edition, revised and enlarged, octavo, illustrated with engraved frontispiece and More ...

Bluntschli, Hans Heinrich (1656-1722) Memorabilia Tigurina, oder Merckwurdigkeiten, der Stadt und Landschafft Zurich.

Bluntschli, Hans Heinrich (1656-1722) Memorabilia Tigurina, oder Merckwurdigkeiten, der Stadt und Landschafft Zurich.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1104
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$431$350

Bluntschli, Hans Heinrich (1656-1722) Memorabilia Tigurina, oder Merckwurdigkeiten, der Stadt und Landschafft Zurich. Zurich: Heidegger & Compagnie, 1742. Large quarto, engraved frontispiece, title More ...

Boydell, Josiah (1719-1804) The American Edition of Boydells Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by the Most Eminent Ar

Boydell, Josiah (1719-1804) The American Edition of Boydells Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by the Most Eminent Ar

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3103T
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1108
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Boydell, Josiah (1719-1804) The American Edition of Boydell's Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by the Most Eminent Artists of Great Britain. New York: Shearjashub Spooner, 1852. More ...

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Two Signed Books; One Unsigned.

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Two Signed Books; One Unsigned.

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3103T
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1112
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Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Two Signed Books; One Unsigned. Skyward, New York/London: Putnam's Sons, 1928, stated first edition, publisher's blue cloth, unsigned; Little America, New York/London: More ...

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995) and Herwarth Walden (1879-1941) Die Neue Malerei  , Signed by Chagall.

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995) and Herwarth Walden (1879-1941) Die Neue Malerei , Signed by Chagall.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1125
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$185$150

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995) and Herwarth Walden (1879-1941) Die Neue Malerei, Signed by Chagall. Berlin: Der Sturm, 1919. Octavo pamphlet in paper wrappers, color frontispiece tipped in, signed by More ...

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995); Claire (1890-1977) and Yvan Goll (1891-1950) Love Poems, Signed by Chagall, and the Golls, Extra-illustrated

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995); Claire (1890-1977) and Yvan Goll (1891-1950) Love Poems, Signed by Chagall, and the Golls, Extra-illustrated

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3103T
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Chagall, Marc (1887-1995); Claire (1890-1977) and Yvan Goll (1891-1950) Love Poems, Signed by Chagall, and the Golls, Extra-illustrated. New York: Profile Press, 1947. Quarto, copy number 39, signed More ...

Dodge, Mary Elizabeth Mapes (1831-1905) Hans Brinker; or, the Silver Skates. A Story of Life in Holland.

Dodge, Mary Elizabeth Mapes (1831-1905) Hans Brinker; or, the Silver Skates. A Story of Life in Holland.

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3103T
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1147
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Dodge, Mary Elizabeth Mapes (1831-1905) Hans Brinker; or, the Silver Skates. A Story of Life in Holland. New York: James O'Kane, 1866. First edition, octavo, title printed in red and black, More ...

Early English Imprints, Three Titles.

Early English Imprints, Three Titles.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1150
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$400$325

Early English Imprints, Three Titles. Including: Joshua Sprigge's (1618-1684) Anglia Rediviva, London: R.W. for Partridge, 1647, small folio, woodcut arms frontispiece, typographical table (torn), More ...

Exploration: Wallace and Three Others.

Exploration: Wallace and Three Others.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1158
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$185$150

Exploration: Wallace and Three Others. Alfred Russel Wallace's Island Life: or the Phenomena and Causes of Insular Faunas and Floras, London: Macmillan & Co., 1880, first edition, octavo, More ...

Goldwater, Robert (1907-1973) Ruffino Tamayo  , Signed by Tamayo.

Goldwater, Robert (1907-1973) Ruffino Tamayo , Signed by Tamayo.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1167
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$369$300

Goldwater, Robert (1907-1973) Ruffino Tamayo, Signed by Tamayo. New York: The Quadrangle Press, 1947. Signed in ink under portrait frontispiece, illustrated with black-and-white and tipped on color More ...

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804); John Jay (1754-1829); and James Madison (1751-1836) The Federalist, on the New Constitution.

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804); John Jay (1754-1829); and James Madison (1751-1836) The Federalist, on the New Constitution.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1173
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$197$160

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804); John Jay (1754-1829); and James Madison (1751-1836) The Federalist, on the New Constitution. New York: Williams & Whiting, 1810. Octavo, volume one only of two, More ...

Harrington, James (1611-1677) The Oceana of James Harrington, and his Other Works.

Harrington, James (1611-1677) The Oceana of James Harrington, and his Other Works.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1175
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$461$375

Harrington, James (1611-1677) The Oceana of James Harrington, and his Other Works. London: to be sold for the Booksellers of London, 1700. Folio, first edition in this form, engraved frontispiece More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Notes on the State of Virginia.

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Notes on the State of Virginia.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1184
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$308$250

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Notes on the State of Virginia. Newark: Pennington & Gould, 1801. Octavo, third American edition, with portrait frontispiece (marginal chipping with loss), folding More ...

Nicolas Edme Retif de La Bretonne (1734-1806) Le Paysan et la Paysane Pervertis; our les Dangers de la Ville.

Nicolas Edme Retif de La Bretonne (1734-1806) Le Paysan et la Paysane Pervertis; our les Dangers de la Ville.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1212
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$800$650

Nicolas Edme Retif de La Bretonne (1734-1806) Le Paysan et la Paysane Pervertis; our les Dangers de la Ville. The Hague: [no printer], 1784. 12mo, sixteen parts in four volumes, illustrated with 120 More ...

Nieupoort, Willem Hendrik (1670-1730) Rituum, qui olim apud Romanos Obtinuerunt.

Nieupoort, Willem Hendrik (1670-1730) Rituum, qui olim apud Romanos Obtinuerunt.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1214
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$86$70

Nieupoort, Willem Hendrik (1670-1730) Rituum, qui olim apud Romanos Obtinuerunt. Strasbourg: Stein, 1738. Octavo, later edition, frontispiece engraving, title printed in red and black, text More ...

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) Sister Anne.

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) Sister Anne.

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Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) Sister Anne. Philadelphia: David McKay Co., [1932]. First edition, first issue, with the frontispiece incorrectly bound opposite page 7, octavo, illustrated by Katharine More ...

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tailor of Gloucester.

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tailor of Gloucester.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1236
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Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tailor of Gloucester. New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1903. First American edition, 12mo, illustrated with a color frontispiece (man and woman in period dress on a More ...

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Johnny Town Mouse.

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Johnny Town Mouse.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1238
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$123$100

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Johnny Town Mouse. New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1918. First American edition, 12mo, without "Ltd." on title page, title vignette and twenty-seven color More ...

Rainsford, Marcus (1820-1897) An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti.

Rainsford, Marcus (1820-1897) An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1251
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$338$275

Rainsford, Marcus (1820-1897) An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti. London: Printed by the Albion Press, published by James Cundee, and sold by C. Chapple, 1805. First edition, quarto, More ...

Strada, Famianus (1572-1649) De Bello Belgico. The History of the Low-Countrey Warres.

Strada, Famianus (1572-1649) De Bello Belgico. The History of the Low-Countrey Warres.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1272
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$197$160

Strada, Famianus (1572-1649) De Bello Belgico. The History of the Low-Countrey Warres. London: for Moseley, 1650. First English edition, folio, engraved portrait frontispiece, illustrated with More ...

The Life and Dangerous Voyages of Sir Francis Drake.

The Life and Dangerous Voyages of Sir Francis Drake.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1279
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$221$180

The Life and Dangerous Voyages of Sir Francis Drake. London: for H. Dean, [1722?]. 12mo, woodcut frontispiece of Drake opposite title with booksellers' advertisements on verso; defective: lacking More ...

Van Rensselaer, Mrs. John King (1848-1925) Newport, Our Social Capital

Van Rensselaer, Mrs. John King (1848-1925) Newport, Our Social Capital

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1287
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Van Rensselaer, Mrs. John King (1848-1925) Newport, Our Social Capital. Philadelphia & London: Lippincott, 1905. First edition, copy number 101 of 347, large quarto, illustrated throughout, color More ...